[ ree-vas-kyuh-ler-uh-zey-shuh n ]
/ riˌvæs kyə lər əˈzeɪ ʃən /


the restoration of the blood circulation of an organ or area, achieved by unblocking obstructed or disrupted blood vessels or by surgically implanting replacements.

Words nearby revascularization

Origin of revascularization

First recorded in 1950–55; revascularize + -ation Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for revascularization

[ rē-văs′kyə-lər-ĭ-zāshən ]


Reestablishment of blood supply to a part or organ.
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